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un·der·croft

 (ŭn′dər-krôft′, -krŏft′)
n.
A crypt, especially one used for burial under a church.

[Middle English : under-, under- + croft, crypt (from Middle Dutch crofte, from Medieval Latin crupta, from Latin crypta, crypt; see crypt).]
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undercroft

(ˈʌndəˌkrɒft)
n
(Architecture) an underground chamber, such as a church crypt, often with a vaulted ceiling
[C14: from croft a vault, cavern, from earlier crofte, ultimately from Latin crypta crypt]
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The undercroft - a recently refurbished chamber - has been inaccessible for several years due to ongoing conservation.
The fund awarded an initial grant of PS168,000 in September 2017 to develop the project, which will conserve and bring into public use for the first time the 12th century Undercroft to College Hall.
The National Lottery Heritage Fund awarded an initial grant of PS168,000 in September 2017 to develop the project, which will conserve and bring into public use for the first time the 12th century Undercroft to College Hall.
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